Henceforth, the new home of the Edomites is consequently known as Idumaea.
Cilicia, Phoenicia, and Idumaea were doubtless recovered soon after the great defeat of Evagoras.
And they came into Idumaea, and encamped at Bethsura; and Judas met them with ten thousand men.
the Greek form of Edom (Isa. 34:5, 6; Ezek. 35:15; 36:5, but in R.V. "Edom"). (See EDOM ØT0001129).